Malian migrant Mamoudou Gassama, who now goes by the name African Spiderman has become the talk of town after he saved a child from a four- storey building.
After meeting with the France President and been enlisted to join the Firefighters in France, he has now been awarded with city’s Grand Vermeil medal by Paris’ Mayor Anne Hidalgo.
The chief of the Paris’ fire Brigade (BSPP), General Jean-Claude Gallet also applauded Gassama at the at the city council room in Paris.
Despite the national attention, despite the respect and despite the honor, this young Malian remains simple and respectful as God continues to bless him.
See photos of the event below